Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C++
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 49 61
Rank change year-on-year -14 +12 -5
Contract jobs citing C++ 3 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.39% 1.46% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.89% 4.42% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Northamptonshire median daily rate £350 £340 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +83.78% -39.34%
East Midlands median daily rate £320 £340 £370
% change year-on-year -5.88% -8.11% +15.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 10
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £23.00
10th Percentile £42.50 - £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 - £37.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 - £35.00

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 336 249 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 43.86% 32.94% 29.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 159 164
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.92% +1.67%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £277
90th Percentile £530 £500 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £338
% change year-on-year +6.67% +11.11% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £45.00 £113.75 £54.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.44% +108.72% +186.84%
10th Percentile £42.50 £53.23 £25.18
90th Percentile £47.50 £178.48 £76.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +55.56%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Northamptonshire

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C++ in Northamptonshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Northamptonshire

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ in Northamptonshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Northamptonshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 20 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -20 1 - - 1
C++
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) FlexRay
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ATM
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) BASE24 Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Tandem
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP